On-line conference: „Marea” ad Aegyptum – new research (season 2019)

On behalf of the archaeological expedition in Marea, we invite you to participate in the second edition of a conference on the archaeological research at this site.

The archaeological site known as “Marea” is located on the Hawwariya Peninsula on the southern shore of Lake Mareotis, 45 km west of Alexandria. Since 2000, an archaeological expedition has been working there under the auspices of the Polish Centre of Mediterranean Archaeology of the University of Warsaw, conducting several research projects.

During the conference, the introduction to which will be presented by Prof. Tomasz Derda (Institute of Archaeology of the University of Warsaw), Dr. Krzysztof Babraj (Archaeological Museum in Krakow) and Dr. Mariusz Gwiazda (Institute of Archeology of the University of Warsaw), expedition members will present the first research results from 2019 and their preliminary interpretations. Several papers will show the functioning of “Marea” in a wider geographical, historical and social contexts.

See the conference program .

The conference will be held on-line on 7th September, from 9.45 a.m. till 2.30 p.m. It will be organized via the Google Meet platform: meet.google.com/nmt-zrmp-ovj

Read more on the research in Marea.